The message reads:
“I express my heartfelt condolences to the Government and people of Italy over the loss of precious human lives and damage to infrastructure due to the recent earthquake in Central Italy.
The government and the people of Pakistan are deeply saddened over this tragedy and sympathize with the people and government of Italy at this critical moment. Our thoughts and prayers are with the victims of the earthquake and their families. On behalf of the people of the Pakistan, I wish speedy recovery to all those affected by this devastation.”